Research Analyst


Smith College

Smith College is accepting applications for a Research Analyst.  Reporting to the Director, this position provides the groundwork for the College’s fund-raising activities by identifying, researching and prioritizing potential sources of financial support using electronic and Web-based databases.  Convey information to staff for action using a team-based approach.  Create and solidify the relationship between prospective donors and the College by providing comprehensive biographical, financial, organizational and statistical research for Development, key campus constituencies, and high-level volunteers. 

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and 3 to 5 years experience and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in prospect research or in a fund-raising environment preferred.  Understanding of fund raising initiatives such as Parents Program, 25th and 50th Reunion and Major Gifts preferred. 

Review of applications will begin immediately.  To view the full description and to be considered for this position, visit

Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.